Dictionary of Nomenclature of Celestial Objects
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Result of query: info cati XBS$

Details on Acronym:   XBS
   XBS (XMM, Bright Source) Write:<<XBS JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS>> N: 400 Object:(X)  (SIMBAD class: X = X-ray Source) Stat:is completely incorporated in Simbad Note:XMM-Newton observations. See also the natural extension XMS. Ref:=2004A&A...428..383D byDELLA CECA R. , MACCACARO T., CACCIANIGA A., SEVERGNINI P., BRAITO V., BARCONS X., CARRERA F.J., WATSON M.G., TEDDS J.A., BRUNNER H., LEHMANN I., PAGE M.J., LAMER G., SCHWOPE A. Astron. Astrophys., 428, 383-399 (2004) Exploring the X-ray sky with the XMM-Newton Bright Serendipitous Survey. oTables 3, 4: <XBS JHHMMSS.s+DDMMSS> N=400. =E=Catalogue in electronic form as J/A+A/428/383 Originof the Acronym: A = Assigned by the author(s)